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    January 22, 2013
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he was shot in the arm. he was taken to the hospital. >> thank you. covering the officer-involved shooting, we had someone shine a laser on sky 7 h.d. the first time the person is behind a window and the laser is flashing, and the second time he is watching the chopper and pulls out the laser and shines it again. the pilot and photographer were distracted but they were not blinded. police took the man into today. shining lasers at pilots is a serious offense punishable by federal law. >> the oakland city council will consider approving the contract of a controversial high profile police consultant, a former los angeles and new york police chief, will be paid $250,000 to turn around oakland's crime wave. tempers flared last week when protesters showed up to voice
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concerns of possible available profiling. he favors "stop and frisk" where police can stop anyone they feel is suspicious. the oakland city council is scheduled to take up the issue tonight at 6:30. >> in san francisco the use of tasers is the main focus of a community meeting. the san francisco police department is the only agency in the bay area that does not use stun guns. the chief wants to launch a pilot program to equip officers to dole with mentally ill after a police shooting last summer triggered this when a man attack add co-worker with a box cutter. the community forum is at 6:00 at the hamilton recreational center. repairs begin on the bay bridge bumper damaged in an oil tanker crash this month. abc7 news reporter is live in san francisco with details. katie? >> kristen, it has been two weeks since the oil tanker hit
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the tower of the bay bridge and repair begins today. we are talking about the western span of the bridge, the eastern most tower closest to treasure island, the fender of the tower. it is designed to protect the tower. that is what it does. repair to the fender is going to be costly. the metropolitan transportation committee estimates we are looking at $2 million or $3 million. it is expensive because it is hard to access. the building materials that are used include steel and recycles plastic. repairs are expected to take about 4 1/2 months. the money is in reserve for the repairs. they also do intend to go after the tanker owner who try and recoup some of the funds. the tanker long since left on a friday the 11th and was able
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to sail safely from the bay area but it is going to be a while before we know why it hit the tower of the bay bridge. the ntsb is looking at 18-month long investigation to determine if it was humor mechanical error. there was no damage to the bridge tower itself and the tanker did not leak oil in the bay. >> thank you. it is 4:34. the first family will attend a national prayer service at national cathedral a final day of inaugural-related events before the second term really starts with parties including lady gaga before politics as usual. >> the white house staffer have to have an inauguration but you right, the president will get back to business after so much pomp and circumstance.
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i wonder if he is sleeping in as there was a big night out last night. ♪ you can feel the power >> star-studded inaugural balls president obama and the first lady stole the spotlight. ♪ obama's on fire >> mrs. obama stunning in a ruby gown and the couple safer anywayed by jennifer hudson. ♪ i could go back >> the ball was a spectacular day of pomp with plenty of music. ♪ and the whole world >> a parade. a public swearing in at capitol. now it is back to work who signaled he will put a bold, progressive agenda. >> we have understood when times change, so must we. >> the president spoke directly
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to the goals of the diverse and liberal coalition that re-elected him. for the first time in inaugural speech mentioning gay rights. >> if we are truly created equal, surely the love we commit to one another must be equal, as well. >> he spoke of climate change, equal pay for women, and immigration reform. >> our journey is not complete until we find a better way to welcome the hopeful immigrant whose see america as a land of opportunity. >> the president paused during the special moments taking it all in, knowing this would be the last inauguration. >> some republicans thought the speech was a bit too partisan, too political, and with divided government will president will need g.o.p. support to get the legislation passed. >> thank you. the national prayer service
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takes place if a few hours. at 7:30 our time the prayer begins at national cathedral. tonight at 6:00 another inaugural ball is underway for the president, with lady gaga taking the stage. >> finally, it is remain warmer here in california than on the east coast. >> he was bundled up back this. >> and now mike nicco will show you how much you have to bundle up. >> look at these temperatures: about from the same in san jose and los gatos to four degrees cooler in napa and everyone else is one to seven degrees warmer. washington, dc, a wind chill of six so it is definitely colder there. here is what to expect outside: really small pockets of frost. this is the last morning of frosty temperatures. 32 at santa rosa and everyone else is mid-to-upper 30's inland and 41 in antioch and the bay shore upper 30's in fremont and redwood city to san jose and los
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gatos and 37 and 36. 48 in san francisco and half moon bay. it will not be so cold this morning. as we head to noon we will have more high clouds but temperatures in the mid-to-upper 50's at noon and low-to-mid 60's at 4:00. the afternoon will be in the low-to-mid 60's, another mild day but our last mild day with temperatures above average. you can see tomorrow the showers return and temperatures mainly around 60 degrees and thursday and friday are the upper 50's to near 60. but they will be dry. >> and reports of an accident on 238 in the northbound direction with injuries involved in the center divide. it is not blocking a lane at this point. otherwise, road work out there north 101 from 380, two left lanes are blocked until 7:00. traffic is at the limit moving northbound.
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northbound 101 to the south from 92 the san mateo area the left lane is blocked until 6:00 this morning. and sunnyvale southbound 101 at the lawrence expressway two right lanes are blocked until 6:00 this morning. >> 4:39. >> a huge sit back for an east bay business of course thieves ripped off a dozen cars from a dealer. >> different view of maverick's actions going face-to-face with monster waves. but first the tech bytes. >> and atari wants a divorce, filing for bankruptcy so it can split from the french parent company. they own the rights to classic games and now produces digital games. you may find blackberry software on devices made by others. the head of research to motion says that is a possibility but first they want to see how the new blackberry phones do.
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san antonio has a public library without books or printed boxes, anyway. it will only have e-books and devices to read them or patrons can download them to their own computers and tablets and [ fingers tapping ] [ rain pattering ] [ heels clicking ] [ female announcer ] yoplait light tastes great now...
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>> now this morning, sheriff deputies are looking for the man who killed a clerk in a store robbery. the crime shocked a small community. a 33-year-old was shot in the hold up at the gas mart. the sheriff deputies say surveillance video show the hooded person walking in the parking lot at 10:45 p.m. and walking out 20 seconds later. two other employees were in the store but they were not hurt. stunned residents offer a $10,000 reward to fine the killer. the california state university board of trustees will discuss governor brown's proposed education budget when it begins
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three days of meetings. in long beach, the trustees will talk about the budget request for $371 million. it will focus on the plan to allocate $10 million for online solutions to help students task high demand courses and has tabled fees that affects seniors who register for heavy course loads and will not revisit this until the governor recommends it. >> police in hayward are looking out for thieves who stole a dozen cars from used car lot. they broke in the lot on mission boulevard yesterday morning. employees says they broke through the front gate and kicked in the office door. the cars are estimated worth $200,000. it is a huge set back for the owner. >> overall, the first these years are the toughest and after that, everything it gets out.
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it is a very difficult business. >> police are searching if four seen on surveillance video in the area. >> we have a different perspective of the maverick surf competition. the video is from go pro that had cameras on the boards of competitors. dave is trying to catch a wave and peter rose up on him, the 43-year-old pert mel won in the 8th amendment and split the winnings with the other top finishers. wow! >> i i am getting sea sick. >> now, everyone, 4:45 and we are look at downtown san francisco. there are a few high clouds. the prezes -- breezes are tame. we have dry hair on the bay area.
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it is getting moist today. it will continue until we see showers. tomorrow we will have showers according to the live doppler 7 hd. freezing cold in santa rosa and everyone else is above freezing. our extremes are from 32 an santa rosa to 48 in san francisco. to the monterey bay no freezing temperatures at 34 in gilroy and watsonville and mid-to-upper 40's for obvious and slow nasa. high clouds and sunshine, today is the last mild day. light showers tomorrow and we get a break thursday and friday before unsettled weather is a possibility bringing more showers and cooler conditions. low-to-mid 60's. fairfield is the cool spot at 61. vallejo and antioch at 62. 66 in oakland and fremont and palo alto and half moon bay. to monterey bay we will have
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high clouds and sunshine and slightly warmer temperatures, upper 60's to low 70's. and 72 in salinas for the warm spot inland. tonight, hartley a temperature in the 30's, with fairfield at 39 and everyone else in the low-to-upper 40's. that is what the increasing clouds and increase moisture they bring will do to our temperatures. it is frost-free forecast finally. the clouds from the arctic circling to the tropics with the high pressure holding it at bay right now. it will breakdown today and that is why we have an increase in the higher clouds and the humidity and a chance of light showers especially in the north bay tomorrow. here we are, looking at temperatures and rainfall that is going to cool us by tomorrow and we could get .1" in the south bay and east bay. for the coast, the bay, and the north bay, a quarter to half an itch so a nice rain the we have
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not had one in 10 or 11 days and the temperatures over the weekend mid-to-upper 50's with a possibility of more wet weather. have a great day. sue? >> back to san leandro with an accident at 238 which is new cleared. good news this. westbound dumbarton until 5:00 this morning, you will find traffic road work in the lanes, rather, westbound. southbound 880 to 66 the road work for 15 minutes and they will clear that out. police activity in oakland at seminary, so stay away from that intersection. a new report of a stalled bus southbound 280 at 680 and 101 interchange blocking a lane of traffic. the bay bridge toll plaza has no problems headed into san francisco, light conditions and smooth sailing on the upper deck. a look at the san mateo bridge, a few brake lights westbound moving to the high-rise but
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traffic is flowing nicely to foster city with no delays here. kristen and eric? >> the f.a.a. will conduct more tests over the troubled boeing 787 dreamliner jets. all 50 and commercial service was grounded after a battery exploded in western japan. f.a.a. safety regulators and engineers from boeing are trying to determine where the charges overheated. boeing need to demonstrate to safety official they have a "fix fix" before the dreamliner takes if place that could take days or weeks. the route between mineta san jose international airport and tokyo has been canceled through the end of january. >> those who can spare $40 can avoid the mad rush for seats on the next southwest airline flight, 45 minutes before the flight leaves those who pay $40 are included in the first boarding group. southwest does not have assigned
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seating so passengers can board in three groups. right now southwest customers who want preferred boarding have to buy a more expensive business class ticket or join a loyalty program. >> coming up, a city divided. a pies of the berlin wall is creating a rift between south bay residents. >> meet the man who left his mark on the 49ers
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>> neighbors are calling a young man a hero after he helped save the lives of five people during an apartment fire. terrified residents jumped from windows to escape. but trevor caught two children and their mother who jumped from a second-story window. he brought a ladder to a neighboring apartment so those resident could climb out of the windows. the fire started in a carport causing $1 million in damage.
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no one was seriously hurt. >> building fire north of sacramento air force base is under investigation. flames burst from a civilling nearing building yesterday afternoon. the structure was damaged. the flames are out but heavy smoke continues to pour from the building. firefighters remained on the scene all night. there is no word on how the fire started. the base is 40 miles north of the state capital. >> fire protection district is holding a third in a serious of meeting to talk about fire station closures on community. three fire states in the district were shut down in walnut creek, lafayette and martinez. two more were reduced to part-time staffing. officials blame $6 million budget hole. voters reject add property tax measure in november to keep the fire stations open. no firefighters are laid off because of the closing. tonight, the meeting is held in walnut creek at the walnut heights elementary school at
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7:00. >> time for a check on the weather forecast. it is chilly. nothing like it has been the few days before that. >> we have been on a dry run. now, the details from our meteorologist. mike? >> we are below average for the month. we are still doing okay for the rain for the year. radar shows dry again. if you travel today, 50 at tahoe. 56 to 58 in yosemite. low 60's around chico and mid-to-upper 60's in frees -- fresno and big sur. 75 in san diego. no weather worries traveling the state. now the track and the commute. sue? >> good morning, everyone. happy tuesday after a long holiday weekend. southbound 280 at 680 and 101
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interchange a stalled bus is there. southbound 101 has road work at oyster park to grand left lane until 6:00 this morning not seeing major slowing leaving san francisco. the nobody detection from 380 to grand, two left lanes are blocked. now the macarthur maze from 580 or 880 and 80 to the bay bridge toll plaza it looks good with no delays moving wherever you are going. in san rafael, southbound, 101, beyond lucas valley road, a few headlights but no major delays into san francisco looking good. kristen and eric? >> it is 4:54, a las vegas woman is suing match.com after a man she met on the site attacked her saying they failed to disclose the dangers of online dating. he stabbed and beat her after she ended things after eight days. the man is sick and twisted but had no known criminal record. they call the lawsuit of $10
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million absurd. she agreed to screen for sex offenders after a california woman was sexually assaulted by a man she met on the web site. >> wear to put pieces of the berlin wall is dividing mountain view leaders. the city received two large sections of the wall as a donation. they are on display in an office park. the plan was to put the sections in one of three city parks. some have called the sections "large pieces of ugly she meant," professorring -- preferring flowers or trees. >> a possibility is here at city hall in our big plaza. a lot of people come through here, we have big events. >> after a meeting city council members voted for staff to come up with more options. >> the san francisco 49ers are headed to the super bowl in case you have not heard. while a lost focus is on kaepernick's passes it is his
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arm that is drawing attention. and someone is cashing in on the tats. he has been working with cap knick since 2008 when he attended the university of reno. here is kaepernick getting the famous markings. some have called the tattoo shot wanting his imimagine tattooed on their body. >> i am amazed. i didn't really expect it to be this big. >> again, cap knick attended the university of nevada in reno. but he is a diehard patriots' fan but is happy this time it is the 49ers and cap -- kaepernick is going to the super bowl. >> many have been sharing 49ers pride. this is a picture of juan and his brothers celebrating the 49ers championship win in korea!
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and younger 49er faithful. you can send your fan photos to us at ureport@kgo-tv.com. in cathy they are fans! we will follow the 49ers to new orleans for the big game. you can look for live reports next week. >> why not? >> police officer shot with new detail on the search for the suspect who opened fire on an undercover cop. >> the bay area news event could >> the bay area news event could let's play:
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>> live from the kgo broadcast center this is abc7 news. >> good tuesday morning at 5:00. hope you had a great weekend, i am kristen sze. enjoying tuesday morning serenade by kristen sze. >> what? what? moi? >> you know without are. mike has the forecast. >> good morning, everyone, the moisture is up. not enough that it is creating rain. live doppler 7 hd is dry. we will track showers for the morning and evening commute but this morning the moisture is keeping temperatures up compared to last couple of days and created fog around santa rosa with half mile visibility. that is one of the few reporting stations at freezing. black ice is possible around santa rosa. most of us in the mid-to-upper 30's and antioch and mountain view and oakland at 41 and half moon bay at